Feminist (Art) Institution

Seminars / Lectures: Feminist (Art) Institution
tranzit office, Dittrichova 13, Prague 2, Czech Republic
January - June, 2017
organized by tranzit.cz
Cutator: Tereza Stejskalová

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Ewa Majewska: lecture. In the frame of Feminist (Art) Institution. Weak resistance as methodology

lecture and seminar /

at 7 pm on Monday 22 May

tranzitdisplay gallery, Dittrichova 9

at 10 am on Tuesday 23 May

tranzit office, Dittrichova 13

Ewa Majewska is a Polish philosopher and feminist theoretician, a member of the left-wing Polish party Razem, for which she stood as a candidate in the last parliamentary elections. In her lecture she shall deal with the theme of a model of a feminist institution within the context of the contemporary political and economic order.

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Public debate on Kateřina Šedá's publication Brnox / Průvodce brněnským Bronxem, 2016

discussion /

6.4. 2017, 7 pm.
“Mikulášek” Restaurant
Elgartova 8, 614 00, Brno-Husovice

The book is in the form of a guide via ten routes around Cejl and its surroundings (Brnox), and since its publication in 2016 it has generated a range of positive and critical responses.

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Lecture and Seminar with Xabier Arakistain in the frame of Feminist (Art) Institution

Reflection on a Feminist Model for the Field of Art, Montehermoso 2008 – 2011. /

at 7pm on Wednesday 29 March

tranzitdisplay gallery, Dittrichova 9

at 6 pm on Thursday 30 March

tranzit office, Dittrichova 13

Talk sets out the conceptual framework underpinning the project of production, exhibition and diffusion of contemporary art and thought that was carried out at the Centro Cultural Montehermoso Kulturunea in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz in the four years from 2008 to 2011.

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Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts, 2017

Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy 2017

CALL for APPLICATIONS now open until 26 March 2017

ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2017.

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Imagining Conceptual Art; László Beke's 1971 collection within an international context

exhibiton in tranzitdisplay /

24.3.- 21.5. 2017
opening 23.3. 7pm
Dittrichova 9, Prague

tranzit. hu and tranzitdisplay in Prague are proud to present László Beke’s project Imagination, the first collection of Hungarian conceptual art, compiled in 1971.

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Institution in Residence 2017

Residential programme /

May – December 2017
tranzit office
Dittrichova 13, Praha

2 - 3 month residence within the period May – December 2017, Prague

Institution in Residence offers institutions the option of residence within the framework of the legal and material infrastructure of tranzit.cz in Prague, Czech Republic. Co-operation is possible also without the necessity of physical relocation, by means of electronic consultation, financial support etc.

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Martin Zet: People I've Received Spam From

installation and book launch /

3.3. 2017, 5 pm
tranzit office
Dittrichova 13, Prague

Martin Zet and tranzit.cz invite you to the opening of Martin Zet's installation People I've Received Spam From and the launch of two new Martin Zet´s publications.

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Seminar with Denise Beer in the frame of Feminist (Art) Institution project

Feminist Art Academy in Practice /

15.2. 2017 6pm
Dittrichova 9, Prague

This seminar will concentrate on the specific situation at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, the only University in Austria with a proportion of women of over fifty percent for the academic and non-academic staff, led by three feminist women.

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Alma Lily Rayner: Why Me?

Series of discussions on rape culture topic /

Why Me? Series of discussions on rape culture topic which accompanied Almy Lily Rayner exhibition Some Things My Father Put Inside My Vagina in Artwall Gallery, Prague

8.2., 28.2. 13.3. a 30.3.
Dittrichova 9, Prague 2

The exhibition consists of a series 3D object based on real-life objects, photographs and memories of the artist and activist Alma Lily Rayner . Displayed items refer to the long-term sexual abuse, which the author experienced in childhood. Within Czech public space, this type of personal confession appears for the first time.

The exhibition is accompanied by a series of public discussions on rape culture entitled “Why me?”.
The titles of the discussions refer to questions often posed to women who were sexually assaulted. Their formulation suggests that women are to blame for what happened to them. Given the fact that rape victims are mostly women, the questions are formulated in the feminine gender (in Czech). Yet it must be emphasised that the problem of victim-blaming effects all people, regardless of their gender identity. The discussions will be held in Czech.

More information about the artist here: www.almalilyrayner.com

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Lubica Kobová: Strategies of feminist organizing. A Seminar on Sexual Difference by Luis Muraro

Feminist (Art) Institution /

Seminar with Luba Kobová in the frame of Feminist (Art) institution project.
Strategies of feminist organizing. A Seminar on Sexual Difference by Luis Muraro

at 6pm on Wednesday 11 January, at tranzit office, Dittrichova 13, Prague 2

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Communes - utopia and reality

film screening /

16.-18.12. 2016
Dittrichova 9, Prague

A three day film festival investigating the life of communes, on communes.

Opening on Friday 16.12. 6 pm
Introductory: Csilla Kató

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ERSTE Stiftung